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Three’s the magic number for Belfast boxers on Elite finals night

IT was a great night for local boxers at the National Stadium on Friday night as Brendan Irvine, Sean McComb and Kristina O’Hara all claimed National Elite titles. Irvine retained his flyweight title with a unanimous decision victory over Thomas McCarthy to cement his place on the Irish team that will travel to the European […]

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On the ready for more festival clues this weekend

We have  just under four weeks to go to Cheltenham 2017 and festival fever is already starting to hit local punters. A few betting clues were got at the weekend for a few festival races and the mighty Alitor is now 3-1 on with Sean Graham for the Arkle after sauntering home at Newbury. On the same […]

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Tickets on Sale for the Sean Graham CPN17

TICKETS NOW ON SALE:  With just under 4 weeks to go to Cheltenham 2017, local layers Sean Graham have put their tickets on sale for there prestigious preview night on Monday, March 6 at the Europa Hotel. Tickets are £10 and remember, that includes a free £5 matched bet and are available at all their outlets. Brian Graham […]

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Antrim planning to buck recent trend against Carlow

REVERSING the recent trend against Carlow is the mission for Antrim’s hurlers when the Saffrons travel to Netwatch Cullen Park for their second National Hurling League 2A game this Sunday. The Barrowsiders have enjoyed victories in the last two meetings between the sides. In last year’s NHL 2A, the Leinster side came away from Ballycastle […]

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Shiels delighted to be back in county colours

PAUL Shiels says it was good to get back into competitive inter-county action as the Dunloy man made his competitve return for Antrim having spent all last year on the sidelines with a hip injury. Shiels played a starring role in Antrim’s win as he proved a major asset around the middle of the field […]

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McComb can’t ‘weight’ to do the business against Kelly

MOVING up from lightweight to light-welterweight is making all the difference for Sean McComb and the Holy Trinity man intends to prove it when he tangles with Bayyynacargy’s Wayne Kelly for the 64kg National Elite title at the National Stadium on Friday. McComb had been plying his trade in the 60kg division, but says the […]

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